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The Alfa Romeo ‘Satan’s Breath’

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03 Jul 2020
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Soffio di Satana, is the name given by Eng. Anderloni (founder of Carrozzeria Touring Superleggera) to a model of Alfa Romeo 6C 2300 Turismo designed and built by him with a very personal, aerodynamic and very elegant style. At that time it was popular to give demonic names to the cars which were particularly beautiful,...

Bizzarrini Manta VS Giugiaro Quaranta

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30 Jun 2020
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Premiered at the 2008 Geneva International Motor Show, The “Quaranta” project is a concept car designed to celebrate Italdesign Giugiaro’s fortieth anniversary. Despite its flat, highly compact shape, the Quaranta features a single-volume shape, characterized by a continuous body line stretching from its clipped nose to the tail that exploits the almost horizontal rake of...

Bertone

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10 Jun 2020
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The beginning Bertone was founded in November 1912, when Giovanni Bertone, then aged 28, opened a workshop specialising in the construction and repair of horse-drawn carriages. He started out with three workers. At the beginning of the 20th century cars were a rarity in Turin. The traffic on the roads was nearly all carriages, and...

Ghia logo evolution

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03 Jun 2020
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Carrozzeria Ghia SpA, established 1916 in Turin, was an Italian automobile design and coachbuilding firm, established by Giacinto Ghia and Gariglio as Carrozzeria Ghia & Gariglio. The headquarters was located at 4 Corso Valentino in Turin. From 1973, the Ghia name became Ford's top trim-level in its mainstream model range. The trend began in Europe...

The Alfa Romeo Dardo

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29 May 2020
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The Dardo, a spider based on the mechanicals of the Alfa Romeo 156, is yet another example of Pinifarina's passion for the car, the research for innovative forms of expression, research which, in the run-up to the "67° Salone Internazionale dell'Automobile di Torino 3a Rassegna Mondiale dello Stile", has focused on a make like Alfa...

Italdesign premiers the first production Nissan GT-R 50

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20 May 2020
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Moncalieri / Cervesina, May 20, 2020 The waiting is finally over: just a few minutes ago, in streaming from the "Tazio Nuvolari" circuit in Cervesina, Italdesign launched the first Nissan GT-R 50 by Italdesign in the celebratory edition limited to fifty units. The Nissan GT-R 50 by Italdesign is the result of the collaboration with...

Range Rover Evoque by Castagna

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28 Apr 2020
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Carrozzeria Castagna Milano has patented a new digital woodworking process that led to the development of the finish called WoodFabric. To present this new material, a customized version of the hybrid Range Rover Evoque has been created, shown online following the cancellation of the Salone del Mobile, where it has to be inveiled. MALLEABLE WOOD...
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